Ingredients A-Z

You can rest assured that we confidently vouch for every single Rudolph Care ingredient as well as how we combine them in our products. Here you'll find all ingredients in the face & body products. From A-Z, with full transparency.

Aa


Acacia Senegal Gum, Hydrolyzed Rhizobian Gum (Easyliance)
A combination of two natural ingredients extracted from bark and plant roots. Tightens the surface of the skin for visible smoothing of fine lines.
Acmella Oleacera Extract
Instantly reduces fine lines and gives a significantly smooth skin. Has a naturally relaxing effect on the facial muscles
Alcohol
Solvent.
Algae Extract
Brown algae with fatty acids that contribute to maintaining the skin’s elasticity and suppleness. The brown algae energizes the skin and protects from free radicals, pollution and changing weather conditions. It has a documented anti age effect as the algae stimulates the production of both hyaluronic acid and collagen. Protects from skin dehydration too.
Aloe Barbadensis Leaf Extract (aloe vera)
Adds and locks moisture into the skin. Soothes redness and irritation.
Anthemis Nobilis Flower Water (chamomile)
Soothes delicate skin. Beneficial to all types of skin irritation and calms redness, itching and dryness.
Aqua (water)
Carrier.
Argania Spinosa Kernel Oil (argan oil)
Nourishes the skin in death leaving it silky soft and supple.

Bb


Brassica Campestris Seed Oil, Brassica Napus Seed Oil* (rapeseed oil)
Efficient oil rich in natural tocopherol (vitamin E), which protects against free radicals and therefore protects the skin from outside pollution and UV radiation.
Brassica Oleracea Italica Seed Oil (broccoli oil)
An effective moisturizer that absorbs quickly and helps the skin retain moisture. Boosts glow with rich fatty acids.
Butyrospermum Parkii Butter (shea butter)
Vegetable fat, which is rich in unsaturated fatty acids and vitamins. Contains anti-aging properties. Has softening and regenerative properties.

Cc


Calendula Officinalis Flower Water
Calendula consists of carotenoids, flavonoids and essential oils. The mild and nourishing plant holds anti-inflammatory properties. Calendula contains plantbased antioxidants that protect cells from free radicals. It’s also said to soothe inflammation and combat vira and bacteria. Calendula has a cleansing effect that can also calm minor skin problems as redness and light irritation.
Candelilla Cera
Candelilla wax works as a protective layer on the skin and is also thickening the product texture.
Caprylic/Capric Triglyceride
Vegetable oil, which gives a good feel to the skin.
Cellulose
Gentle scrub that removes dead skin cells from the skin surface.
Cera Alba (beeswax)
Gives structure and texture to the product. Has a smooth feel on application and results in soft and supple skin
Cetearyl Alcohol
Vegetable stabilizer/texturizer, derived from palm or coconut oil.
Cetearyl Glucoside
Vegetable sugar-based emulsifier. Stabilizes and thickens.
Chondrus Crispus Powder
Powder from red algae that has thickening and stabilizing properties.
Citric Acid
Natural citric acid to regulate the pH value.
Citrullus Lanatus Seed Oil
Melon seed oil. Oil from watermelon seeds is very nourishing, though it’s a very light oil with great absorption properties. It’s rich in essential fatty acids that help restore the skin’s elasticity.
Cocamidopropyl Betaine
Cleansing agent that boosts foam and viscosity.
Coco-Caprylate
Natural oil. Softens and gives a sensory experience.
Coco-Glucoside
Mild vegetable washing active. Originates from palm or coconut oil.
Cocos Nucifera Oil (coconut oil)
Softens, moisturizes, providing suppleness and enhancing the skin’s natural elasticity. Has an antiseptic effect. Its structure makes it good for dry, itchy and sensitive skin.

Dd


Dicraprylyl Carbonate
Vegetable oil with a unique dispersal ability, which improves the spreadability on the skin.
Diheptyl Succinate, Capryl Glycerin/Sebacic Acid Copolymer (LexFeel)
100% natural and sustainable emollients. Suitable as an alternative to silicone fluids in order to obtain a better skin feeling. Used to reduce the oiliness of the natural oils.
Dihydroxyacetone (DHA)
Has a tanning effect on the upper layer of the skin. DHA reacts with the amines, peptides and amino acids in the upper layer of the skin. This produces a golden tone to give your skin a natural glow.

Ee


Echinacea Purpurea Extract (coneflower)
Soothing, anti-inflammatory, antiseptic and anti-irritant.
Euterpe Oleracea Fruit Extract (acai extract)
Rich in vitamins, minerals and antioxidants. This unique combination has a revitalizing effect for radiance and glow.
Euterpe Oleracea Fruit Oil (acai oil)
Has unique revitalizing properties. Contains Omega 6 and 9, vitamins C and E, minerals (including iron and potassium) and an exceptional concentration of protecting and strengthening antioxidants.

Ff


Fucus Vesiculosus Extract
A mixture of two different kinds of seaweed from Danish waters. Rich in minerals, proteins and antioxidants with a strong soothing and conditioning effect.

Gg


Glycerin
Plant-based moisturizer made of certified coconut and palm oil. Prevents dryness and softens the skin.
Glyceryl Caprylate/Caprate
Co emulsifier and thickener.
Glyceryl Stearate
Vegetable stabilizer/texturizer, originated from palm or coconut oil.
Glyceryl Stearate Citrate
W/O emulsifier (water/oil emulsifier), origins from palm or sunflower oil.
Glycine Soja Oil
Carrier for Tocopherol (vitamin E)

Hh


Hamamelis Virginiana Leaf Water
Witch hazel cleanses and works astringent and firming on the skin.
Helianthus Annuus Seed Oil
Sunflower oil. Used to support vitamin F.
Hippophae Rhamnoides Fruit Oil
Sea buckthorn oil. Contains a high content of vitamin C and boasts astringent and antiinflamatory effect. Especially effectful on dry, sunburnt and stressed skin.
Hydrogenated Starch Hydrolysate (sorbitol)
Wetting agent and skin conditioning agent. Softens the skin.
Hydrogenated Vegetable Oil
Vegetable stabilizer/texturizer, which comes from palm or canola. Softens and protects the skin.
Hydrolyzed Kale Protein, Hydrolyzed Carrot Protein, Hydrolyzed Lemon Protein, Leuconostoc/Radish Root Ferment Filtrate
This extract combines properties from kale, carrot and lemon into a nourishing formula that’s designed to assist moisture level, signs of aging and skin damages from sun exposure. With its exceptional benefits, kale is packed with vitamins A and E that are known to boost hydration, elasticity and collagen production. Kale also enhances your skin condition because of its high level of vitamin C.
Hydrolyzed Rhizobian Gum
Smooths wrinkles and counteract signs of aging.
Hydrolyzed Rice Bran Protein
Adds moisture and makes the skin supple and soft.
Hydrolyzed Wheat Protein, Hydrolyzed Wheat Starch
Wheat protein and starch, which adds moisture and makes the skin smooth and soft.
Hydroxystearic/Linolenic/Oleic Polyglycerides
Plant-based texturizer.

Ll


Laminaria Ochroleuca Extract (algae extract)
Stimulating and strengthening the skin’s collagen, algae extract smooths and firms the barrier of the skin.
Linoleic Acid, Linolenic Acid, Oleic Acid, Palmitic Acid
Used as support for vitamin F.

Mm


Malic Acid (apple acid)
pH regulator
Maltodextrin - Plankton Extract (Eau de Vital - D’Algue Bleue Powder)
Rich in minerals and proteins. Origins from plankton.
Malus Domestica Fruit Cell Culture Extract, Isomalt
Apple stem cells are similar to the skin’s own cells – and their regenerative properties aid the skin’s natural ability to renew itself. Stem cell extract has a visible effect on the surface of the skin and helps to reduce and prevent dry lines.
Mangifera Indica Seed Butter
Mango butter. Moisturizing and nourishing properties.
Maris Sal
French Mediterranean salt.
Mel Ekstract
Honey naturally retains moisture in the skin as it both attracts and holds it. The vitamins in honey are primarly ascorbic acid, vitamin C and vitamin B. The relevant minerals in honey are phosphorus, magnesium, calcium, iron, sodium and potassium. Equal parts of the proteins in honey come from plant materials and from the bees.
Menthol
Has a cooling effect and a characteristically fresh fragrance.
Mica, CI77891, CI77491, Magnesium Stearate
Natural shimmering color. Mica is a natural and easily degradable mineral that does no harm to nature or the health of the human body. Rudolph Care only uses mica from suppliers that derive the mineral in a sustainable manner and we confidently distance ourselves from all sorts of child labor.
Microcrystalline Cellulose
Gentle scrub that removes dead skin cells from the skin surface.

Oo


Octyldodecanol
Vegetable oil derived from palm or coconut oil. Provides a long-lasting feeling of soft and supple skin.
Olea Europaea Fruit Oil (olive oil)
Vegetable oil derived from palm or coconut oil. Provides a long-lasting feeling of soft and supple skin.
Oleic Acid, Palmitic Acid
Natural remains from thistle oil of which vitamin F is extracted.
Olus Oil, Hydrogenated Vegetable Oil, Candelilla Cera
Vegetable softener. Provides soft, smooth and flexible skin. Adds texture to the product.
Oryza Sativa Powder
A fine-grained granule originating from rice that gently exfoliates the skin. Removes dead skin cells from the skin surface.

Pp


Pentylene Glycol
A 100% naturally derived and multifunctional ingredient. Retains moisture, softens and has anti-microbial properties.
Perfume
Natural perfume without any of the listed 26 fragrance allergens that the EU recommends we avoid. Rudolph Care has prioritized using natural perfume that's made from natural oils with no synthetic substances. The natural perfume is made with great care under circumstances that do not put a strain on the environment.

Persea Gratissima Fruit Extract
Avocado extract. Avocado contains carbonhydrates and proteins with hydrating and regenerating qualities that are beneficial for dry and damaged skin. With their high vitamin content they also suit exhausted and dull skin very well.
Persea Gratissima Oil
Avocado oil. Contains vitamins A, B1, B2, D and E. Good on dry, dehydrated and mature skin. Holds moisturizing and caring properties and is for that reason effective on troubled skin. Gives soft and supple skin.
Plukenetia Volubilis Seed Oil
Inca Inchi is a peruvian plant that’s been known by locals for thousands of years. Inca inchi oil is one of the richest on omega 3, but also holds a very high level of omega 6. Has softening properties that maintains the skin’s elasticity and moisture balance.
Polyglyceryl-2 Dipolyhydroxystearate
Vegetable emulsifier.
Potassium Alum
Natural crystal, which allows the body to sweat, but encapsulates the smell.
Potassium Sorbate
Mild preservative used in food.
Propanediol
Derived from sugar. Has a cleansing and preserving effect.
Propylene Glycol
Support agent in spinach extract.
Prunus Amygdalus Dulcis Oil (almond oil)
A high content of vitamins A, B1, B2, B6 and E softens, moisturizes and makes the skin feel supple and firm.
Prunus Armeniaca Kernel Oil (apricot kernel oil)
Softens, moisturizes and enriches with essential fatty acids and vitamins.
Prunus Armeniacea Seed Powder
Scrubbing grains from apricot. Removes dead cells of the skin.

Rr


Rosa Canina Fruit Extract
Is full of vitamin A, C, D and E and essential fatty acids that protect and counteract the ageing of the skin. The skin is boosted by rosehip extract as it stimulates the production of collagen.

Ss


Saccharide Isomerate
Effective moisturizer extracted from sugar, this ingredient retains moisture by binding itself to the keratin in the upper layer of the skin. Normalizes the skin to make it soft and supple.
Salicornia herbacea extract
Oil soluble agent from saltwort. Boosts the moisture level in the skin effectively as it prepares the skin to hold moisture and natural lipid while stimulating the production of ceramides and sphingolipids.
Salvia Hispanica Seed Oil
Chia oil. Rich in omega 3, contains vitamins and minerals that maintain a healthy skin barrier. Leaves the skin soft and fully nourished.
Sambucus Nigra Flower Extract
Softens, reduces skin inflammation, cleanses and treats redness.
Sesamum Indicum Seed Oil
Sesame seed oil has extraordinarily softening qualities and is therefore used in moisturizers. Seasame oil has hydrating, nourishing, cleansing, regenerating and repairing effects.
Silica
Natural exfoliating granules. Used in scrubs as their rounded texture is gentle on the skin surface. Removes dead skin cells from the skin surface.
Simmondsia Chinensis Seed Oil (jojoba oil)
Smoothes, adds moisture and suppleness and amplifies the skins natural elasticity. Great for dry, sensitive and oily skin. Reinforces the skin’s natural elasticity.
Sodium Benzoate (Natrium Benzoat/Atamon)
Mild preservative used in foods.
Sodium Chloride (salt)
Mild preservant and stabilizer.
Sodium Citrate
Sodium salted with citric acid, pH regulator.
Sodium Coco-Sulfate
Mild vegetable washing active. Originates from palm or coconut oil.
Sodium Dehydroacetate
Mild preservant.
Sodium hyaluronate
Hyaluronic acid is naturally present in the human body. Hyaluronic acid holds and attracts extraordinary amounts of water, which results in smooth, plump, elastic and soft skin with minimized wrinkles. Hyaluronic acid has a documented antiaging effect.
Sodium Hydroxide
pH regulator
Sodium Levulinate
Mild preservative.
Sodium PCA
A planet-based moisture retaining amino acid complex. Boosts the skin's ability to absorb moisture.
Sodium Stearoyl Glutamate
Vegetable stabilizer/texturizer, derived from soya or palm oil.
Sodium Stearoyl Lactylate
Vegetable stabilizer, which gives texture to the product.
Sorbitol
Moisturizing agent and skin-conditioning agent. Softens the skin.
Spinacia Oleracea Leaf Extract
Spinach extract is filled with many vitamins (A, E, C and K) and critical minerals such as magnesium, manganese, iron and calcium that help revitalize the skin. It’s filled with antioxidants. Spinach also protects against free radicals, rejuvenating the skin by slowing down the aging of the skin.
Spirulina Platensis Extract
Spirulina extract that protects the skin with its high content of antioxidants.
Stearic Acid
Vegetable stabilizer/texturizer, derived from palm or coconut oil.
Stearyl Alcohol
Vegetable stabilizer/texturizer, derived from palm or coconut oil.
Sucrose Cocoate
Vegetable conditioner with an origin from coconut oil.
Sucrose Laurate
Emulsifier that can absorb oil. Becomes gel.
Sucrose Palmitate
Viscosity stabilizer.
Sucrose Stearate
Viscosity stabilizer.

Tt


Tocopherol (E vitamin)
Natural antioxidant that protects against free radicals and the product from rancidity. Vitamin E also helps to maintain the skin’s elasticity and suppleness.

Uu


Undecane, Tridecane
Vegetable oil with ultimate sensory solution to unique textures in skincare products. Softens and has a wide spreadability. A fresh and fugitive oil that seems “dry” and therefore leaves no greasy residue.

Vv


Vaccinium Macrocarpon Fruit Water
Cranberries are categorized as “super fruits” due to their nourishing and antioxidant effect. Contain the antioxidant vitamin C that protects from free radicals and slows down the natural aging process in the skin.
Vitis Vinifera Fruit Water
Grape. Nourishing for the skin.

Xx


Xanthan Gum
Vegetable polysaccharide added to provide consistency.

Zz


Zea Mays Starch
Texture agent originating from corn.
Zingiber Officinale Water
Contains antioxidants to protect the skin against damage. Also provides a boost of energy and revitalizes the skin.